Death of Lt. Cmdr. Joseph Langdell

February 4, 2015
Yuba City, California

Pearl Harbor survivor dies at 100
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The Associated Press

YUBA CITY, California (AP) — The oldest living crew member of the battleship USS Arizona to have survived the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor has died in Northern California at the age of 100.

Retired Navy Lt. Cmdr. Joseph Langdell died Feb. 4 at a nursing home in Yuba City, according to his son, Ted Langdell. A tally maintained by the USS Arizona Reunion Association, for which Langdell had served as president, identified him as not only the oldest Arizona...

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